Suggestions for a clergy mental health packet

 
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Albers, Robert H., Steven D.Thurber, William H. Meller. (editors), Ministry With Persons With A Mental Illness And  Their Families. Ausburg/Fortress Press, 2012.

Carlson, Dwight L. Why Christians Shoot Their Wounded?: Helping (Not Hurting) Those with emotional Difficulties. Inter-Varsity, 1994.

Johnson, W. Brad and William L. Johnson. The Minister’s Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments: Second Edition. NY: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2014.

Simpson, Amy. Troubled Minds: Mental Illness And The Church's Mission. Inter-Varsity, 2013.

Strobel, Shriley. Creating a Circle of Caring: The Church and the Mentally Ill. Raleigh, NC: NAMI-NC, 1997.

Waterhouse, Steven. Strength for His People: A Ministry for Families of the Mentally Ill. Westcliff Bible Press, 1994.


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Blue Christmas Service

Guidelines for Clergy: Providing Pastoral Care to Persons With Mental Illness and Their Family.”

How to Rate Your Faith Community (Adapted from criteria established by the Presbyterian Serious Mental Illness Network – PSMIN) 

July Is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.

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Minority Mental Health Month.

NAMI Blog National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

                  Children's Mental Health Week Bulletin Insert 

                  May is Mental Health Month Bulletin Insert English

                  May is Mental Health Month Bulletin Insert Spanish

                  Mental Illness in Children and Adolescents English

                  Mental Illness in Children and Adolescents Spanish

     National Day of Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding English

     National Day of Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding Spanish

NAMI Faith Net

Pathways to Promise: Ministry and Mental Illness

The Episcopal Mental Illness Network

The Presbyterian Serious Mental Illness Network